Fast Track to Employment (212)964-5253x800
Artwork by Fountain House artists on display at Fountain Gallery, 702 Ninth Avenue at 48th Street, (212) 262-2756. Tues-Sat, 11 am-8 pm, Sun. 1 pm-5 pm.
Rita Project: Survivors of suicide produce art in the Village. Call or email for schedule of classes, (212) 414-0773, firstname.lastname@example.org. Book Club/Poetry Club: at NAMI NYC, 505 8th Ave. Call (212) 684-3264 or email email@example.com.
The Verrazano Foundation sponsors poetry, video and arts events for consumers. Visit their website for more information: verrazanofoundation.org.
Movie Club/Poetry Club at NAMI NYC Metro 505 8th Avenue. Call (212) 684-3264, 12-7 Mon-Thurs and 12-5 Fiday
Consumer-Made Album at: cdfreedom.com/artists/pesachchaim
LifeNet: Citywide mental health referral hotline 24hr/7 day/week. Call 1-800-LIFENET (543-3638).
NAMI NYC Helpline: Mental health resource (212) 684-3264.
Borderline Helpline: referral line for people affected by Borderline Personality Disorder. Call toll free 888-4-TARAAPD (827-2273)
The Center For Independence Of The Disabled (212) 674-2300
Y.E.S. program: counseling for gay/lesbian/bisexual/transgender youth. Contact Dee Colon at (212) 620-7310.
The Friendship Network: If you want a friend or need a friend, then meet a friend through the Friendship Network. Call Alice or Berna (516) 326-6111 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
New York City Voices seeks to give Voice to consumers and family members who have stories of recovery, including any difficulties accessing help and psychiatric services. Other subjects: recovery through the arts, stigma, employment, social relationships, alternative healing, or youth mental health issues. Call Daniel Frey at (212) 491-1367 or email email@example.com for instructions on how to submit your story. Advertise Here Call (212) 491-1367
Chelton Loft, 119 W 19 St. (212) 727-4360
Harlem Bay Network, 4 West 125th Street (212) 876-6083
Fountain House, 425 W 47th St. (212) 582-0340
East NY Clubhouse, 2697 Atlantic Ave (718) 235-5780
Metro Club, 25 Chapel St. (718) 256-3430
Rainbow Heights Club, 25 Flatbush Ave. (718) 852-2584
Boulevard Club, 512 Southern Blvd (718) 993-1078
Geel Clubhouse, 2516 Grand Ave. (212) 367-1900
Citiview Connections, 42-15 Crescent St. (718) 361-7030
Venture House, 150-10 Hillside Ave (718) 658 7201
Skylight Center, 307 St. Mark's Pl. (718) 720-2585
Baltic Street Mental Health Board seeks FT/PT consumer advocates. Computer/office skills a plus, peer advocacy or related experience. Fax resume/cover letter to (718) 222-1116, Attn: Marilyn Rickman. Advocacy through empowerment is our mission.
RIPPD: advocacy group for family members, consumers and others who are concerned with the plight of the mentally ill in prisons, jails and forensic hospitals. Call Lisa Ortega (646) 602-5664 or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org.
MHASC: advocacy group to fight solitary confinement in prison. Call Vuka to boot the SHU. (212) 780-1400x7792
The "Changing Minds" Coalition: Talk to JJ to fight for alternatives to incarceration. Call (646) 602-5644
The Icarus Project: An advocacy and support project for people with "dangerous gifts". Visit: theicarusproject.net
NYAPRS: Statewide mental health advocacy group that frequently sponsors events in NYC and organizes annual Lobby Days and conferences. To join and/or be put on their mailing list, call Teena Brooks (646) 602-5665 or email@example.com.
Consumer Speakers Bureau: needs speakers in recovery to fight stigma. Call Marvin (212) 614-6339
Bronx, Brooklyn or Manhattan Manager wanted for New York City Voices' distribution. Must have car. Stipend available. For info call (718) 643-6758.
Bookkeepers, fundraisers, writers, editors, messengers, boardmembers, event planners, and more needed for City Voices, Inc. Call Dan (718) 643-6758 or write to firstname.lastname@example.org
Awakenings: Living Successfully with Mental Illness Groups.
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